Locations:
Search IconSearch
February 23, 2023/Diet, Food & Fitness/Recipes

Applesauce Mini Muffin Recipe

Keep your portions under control with these tasty treats

Applesauce mini muffins

Not only adorably mini, but also perfectly portioned to complement a brunch, pack in your lunch or as an afternoon snack! And applesauce and olive oil keep these yummy muffins deliciously moist.

Advertisement

Cleveland Clinic is a non-profit academic medical center. Advertising on our site helps support our mission. We do not endorse non-Cleveland Clinic products or services. Policy

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup oat bran
  • 1/4 cup old-fashioned oats
  • 1 cup unbleached flour
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 cup unsweetened applesauce
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1 egg (or egg substitute)
  • 1 teaspoon almond flavoring

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 400 F. Spray mini-muffin tins with nonstick cooking spray.
  2. In a large bowl, mix dry ingredients together. Stir in the remaining ingredients, just until blended (batter will be lumpy).
  3. Spoon into 36 mini-muffin cups. Bake 10 to 12 minutes or until golden brown.
  4. Remove muffins from tins immediately after baking. Cool on wire rack or serve warm.

Nutritional information (per serving)

Makes 36 mini-muffins
Serving = one mini-muffin

Calories: 60
Total fat: 2 g
Saturated fat: 0 g
Cholesterol: 5 mg
Sodium: 35 mg
Total carbohydrate: 10 g
Sugar: 4 g
Dietary fiber: 1 g
Protein: 2 g

Learn more about our editorial process.

Related Articles

Homemade mango pineapple popsickles
June 27, 2024/Recipes
Recipe: DIY Fruit Popsicles

Go tropical with papaya, mango and pineapple!

Fish and mango soft taco
May 24, 2024/Recipes
Recipe Adventure: 7 Easy Summer Meals That Won’t Make You Sweat

From grilled peaches to grilled chicken pesto pizza, these easy summer recipes are sure to delight all summer long

Baked garlic pita chips in blue bowl
May 14, 2024/Recipes
Recipe: Home-Baked Garlic Pita Chips

Crunchy, yummy, healthy and easy

Slice of fruit bread pudding
April 16, 2024/Recipes
Recipe: No-Bake Berry Bread Pudding

A fruity treat that’s easy to make, without any added sugar

Raspberries, blueberries, peaches and chocolate chips, with mint
April 4, 2024/Recipes
Recipe: Sliced Peaches With Berries and Chocolate

Fresh fruit, classic spices and mini chocolate chips make for a sweet treat

Mashing bananas with fork on wooden cutting board, with chocolate chips on table
February 27, 2024/Recipes
Recipe: Grain-Free Banana Chocolate Chip Cookies

A quick, delicious and naturally sweet treat

variety of muffins in a basket
February 9, 2024/Recipes
Recipe Adventure: Baking a Healthier Muffin

From classic pumpkin spice to trendy sweet potato quinoa, these eight recipes deliver delicious results in under 200 calories

Cinnamon apple cranberry crisp
February 8, 2024/Recipes
Recipe: Warm Cinnamon Apple Cranberry Crisp

A healthier dessert, packed with distinct flavors

Trending Topics

Female and friend jogging outside
How To Increase Your Metabolism for Weight Loss

Focus on your body’s metabolic set point by eating healthy foods, making exercise a part of your routine and reducing stress

stovetop with stainless steel cookware and glassware
5 Ways Forever Chemicals (PFAS) May Affect Your Health

PFAS chemicals may make life easier — but they aren’t always so easy on the human body

jar of rice water and brush, with rice scattered around table
Could Rice Water Be the Secret To Healthier Hair?

While there’s little risk in trying this hair care treatment, there isn’t much science to back up the claims

Ad